Number of realizations

36

man

husband

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Evenki
Lexeme beye
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
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Comment The second meaning emerges in the presence of the possessive suffixes Василевич 1958, 73
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Niuean
Lexeme tāne
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
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Comment Полинская 1995, 102
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Icelandic
Lexeme ver
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
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Comment Берков
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Romanian
Lexeme bărbat
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference DEX98
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Comment Originally 'bearded' (Latin barbatus)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Czech
Lexeme muž
Meaning 1 man [Павлович 1976: 253]
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
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Comment There are both meanings in Bulg. мъж, Mac. маж, Sloven. mož, Slovak, Czech. muž, Ucr. Муж.
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 mužčina
Lexeme 2 muž
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
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Comment The Russian муж used to mean also 'man', which has been preserved in several expressions cf. государственный муж 'statesman'; не мальчика, но мужа 'not a boy, but a man'.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Armenian
Lexeme mard
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
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Comment АрмРС 462
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tuvan
Lexeme эр
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
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Comment The same in Karaim. Эр, эркэк (КРПС 665, 667).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language German
Lexeme Mann
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
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Comment Cf. also the Swedish man 'man, husband', Icelandic mann 'person, man, husband'.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ukrainian
Lexeme čolovik
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lezgian
Lexeme itim
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
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Comment (LezgRus 141-142). Cf. the Lak АДИМАНА, apparently the same root (Khajdakov 1962: 29).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Gagauz
Lexeme adam
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
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Comment ГРМС 25.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tibetan
Lexeme khyo-ga
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
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Comment Рерих I, 311.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Sanskrit
Lexeme vīrá
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference MW
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Comment MW 1005, Кочергина 615
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tabassaran
Lexeme žilir
Meaning 1 man жилирси гъуз
"be a man"
Direction
Meaning 2 husband жилирин чи
"sister in law (=husband's sister)"
Reference
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Comment (LezgRus 163)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme φώς
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Nganasan
Lexeme куодюму
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
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Comment НМС 1111
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Adyghe
Lexeme ƛ'ǝ
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
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Comment АдРС 198
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Geez
Lexeme bəʔsi
Meaning 1 man təwalləd walda bəʔse 'you are going to bear a male child';
Direction
Meaning 2 husband bəʔsi məsla bəʔsitu (Jer. 6:11) 'husband with his wife'
Reference
Related Languages Cf. also Chaha məs 'male; husband' (LGur. I 79)'
Comment (LGz. 83); (LLA 519).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Osetin
Lexeme læg
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
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Comment Абаев 2, 19
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Norwegian
Lexeme mann
Meaning 1 man hvem er den mannen?
"who is this man?"
Direction
Meaning 2 husband miste mannen sin
"to lose one's husband"
Reference BO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme mand
Meaning 1 man ung mand
"a young man"
Direction
Meaning 2 husband tidligere mand
"ex-husband"
Reference DDO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Swedish
Lexeme man
Meaning 1 man en ung man
"a young man"
Direction
Meaning 2 husband hennes blivande man
"her husband-to-be"
Reference SAO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme vir
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference François 2008 page 176
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Archi
Lexeme bošór
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband harakdu bošór
"former husband"
Reference Kibrik Kodzasov 1990 page 205
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Kubachi
Lexeme адаме
Meaning 1 man адамилла бакьутте
"male act"
Direction
Meaning 2 husband адамилла уцце
"brother-in-law (lit. husband's brother)"
Reference Magomedov Saidov-Akkutta 2017 page 43-44
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Udmurt
Lexeme пиосмурт
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Kirillova 2008
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Soqotri
Lexeme ʕag
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference CSOL I page 505
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Abaza
Lexeme qat͡s’a
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Tugov 1967
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Eastern Canadian Inuktitut
Lexeme aŋuti
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Fortescue et al. 2010 page 38
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Moksha
Lexeme аля
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Serebrennikov et al. 1998 page 34
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Comment Second meaning in dialect of Buldygino (Zubovo-Polyansky district, Mordovia)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tofa
Lexeme эр
Meaning 1 man эрлер чүнү тэ соодаэдырылар
"men are talking about something"
Direction
Meaning 2 husband эриӊ ғайдал?
"where is your husband?"
Reference Rassadin 2016 page 583
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Cham
Lexeme likaj
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Alieva Bùi Khán Thế 1999 page 129
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Malto (Sauria Paharia, references do not distinguish from Kumarbhag Paharia)
Lexeme muṛse
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Mahapatra 1987 page 107
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Kurux
Lexeme mēt
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Oraon-English Dictionary page 490
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Comment
Realization
Type Cognates
Language Kolami
Lexeme mās
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Emeneau Kolami language page 216
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Comment The form has different meanings in dialects: in Kinwat Kolami its meaning is "man", and in Adilabad Kolami (data from P. Setumadhava Rao's grammar) the meaning is "husband".